Month: May 2012

Diner en Blanc: Waiting List and Date Announced

Diner en Blanc: Waiting List and Date Announced

Diner en Blanc, the imported French dinner party, has announced the date for 2012: September 15. They are taking reservations for the Phase 3 waiting list right now. Phase 1 is for prior attendees (well, there aren’t any in Cincinnati) and Les Capitanes– I’m one […]

Grub Crawl #2: Food Trucks!

Grub Crawl #2: Food Trucks!

Join me in front of Saks Fifth Avenue on Fifth and Race.  We’ll wander down Fifth Street to the food truck area, where we can grab some shade and some great grub and then go to a secret final location.  1 PM– I’ll be the […]

#CincyGrubCrawl Stop #1: Vegetarian

#CincyGrubCrawl Stop #1: Vegetarian

Join me at 1 PM today for our vegetarian #CincyGrubCrawl!  You can follow the live tweets at #CincyGrubCrawl and I’ll also be using #CincyTaste.  Plus, see the instagram pics from everyone on the crawl (or, hey, just me…) below. [twitter_hashtag hash=”cincygrubcrawl” number=”20″ ] [instapress tag=”#cincygrubcrawl” […]

Venice On Vine Starts Bicycle Delivery

Venice On Vine Starts Bicycle Delivery

Cincinnati is slowly embracing urban living: first, pedicabs, now the second business in the area is doing food deliveries via bicycle. Venice on Vine, a restaurant that not only serves pizza and hoagies, but enables people to get their GED and gives them service skills […]

Your Tips for Taste

Your Tips for Taste

I am getting to be old hat at these events, but I still look forward to these sorts of things every year. Is it difficult to eat, say, 29 entrees at 9 AM? Yep. But the same strategy I use for food-related events like Taste […]

Taste of Cincinnati: Grub Crawls & Live Chat at Noon! UPDATED GRUB CRAWL TIMES

Taste of Cincinnati: Grub Crawls & Live Chat at Noon! UPDATED GRUB CRAWL TIMES

I’m so excited– I’ll be leading some Metromix-sponsored Grub Crawls during Taste of Cincinnati!  Meet me at the corner of 5th and Race (I’ll have a sign… or something) and we’ll take a stroll down the street grabbing some great grub from local vendors. 1 […]

Asian Food Fest– Saturday and Sunday

Asian Food Fest– Saturday and Sunday

Miss me? At least I’m coming back with something you really must attend. Asian Food Fest, I insisted last year, would be way more popular if it were downtown. The Donauschwaben, where they were located last year, is remote and kind of hard to find. […]

Take Your Mom Downtown for Mother’s Day!

Take Your Mom Downtown for Mother’s Day!

My mom *loves* to come downtown now. When I first moved downtown, once in 1999 and then in 2007, she thought I was taking my life into my hands. As downtown has grown in leaps and bounds over the past few years, she’s gotten excited […]

Review: Yum! Gourmet Cupcakes and More

Review: Yum! Gourmet Cupcakes and More

I think cupcakes are here to stay.  Everyone’s been saying that macarons are the next cupcake, but I’m not finding dedicated macaron shops in Cincinnati, while cupcake shops are still popping up all over (and they’re not dying out in other major cities either– there […]

Preview of Taste of Cincinnati
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